There are 5 ways to get from New Jersey to Lake George by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Fort Edward-Glens Falls Amtrak Adirondack / ...

$129 - $284

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny 4008 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Glens Falls, Ny 4008

$51 - $109

3 alternative options

Bus via Ronald H. Brown St At Park St  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Albany, NY NYC - Albany
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Glens Falls, NY Adt 0129 / ...

$52 - $93

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Lake George 205.5 miles

$20 - $30

Fly, bus  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY - Airport to Glens Falls, NY

$205 - $431

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The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Lake George is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Lake George is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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The distance between New Jersey and Lake George is 236 miles. The road distance is 205.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from New Jersey to Lake George, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to Lake George. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at Lake George, NY via New York, Ny, Albany, Ny and Glens Falls, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 51 min.

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There are 162+ hotels available in Lake George. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to Lake George.
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  • Distance: 235.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 48 min

What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Lake George, NY, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Newark to Lake George twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 4 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark to Lake George via New York, Ny, Albany, Ny, Glens Falls, Ny, and Glens Falls, NY in around 6 h 51 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Fort Edward-Glens Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Albany, Ny to Glens Falls, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Glens Falls, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY - Airport to Glens Falls, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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